• 26-MAY-2014

EPP Group remains leading group in Parliament; Juncker prevails as Commission President hopeful

The European elections saw the EPP Group retain its dominance in the European Parliament despite some losses. EPP Spokesman Pedro López cautions mainstream parties against giving in to pressure from media-savvy populists who advanced in the elections. The EPP's candidate for the post of President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, calls on the Heads of State and Government in the European Council to respect the outcome of the elections by confirming him as their choice.

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  • Ioannis Zografos
    EPP TV Managing Producer
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